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Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in...
May. 21, 2018

Sony invests in image sensors, acquires more of EMI Music

Sony investing $9 billion mostly in image sensors, buying bigger stake in EMI Music Publishing
May. 21, 2018

14 police killed in Taliban attacks in eastern Afghanistan

An Afghan official says at least 14 police officers have been killed after Taliban attacked districts in eastern Ghazni province
May. 21, 2018

Miss Nebraska winner of Miss USA competition

Miss Nebraska has been named Miss USA: Sarah Rose Summers beat out 50 other women from all the states and the District of Columbia
May. 21, 2018

Australian archbishop convicted of child sex abuse cover-up

An Australian archbishop has become the most senior cleric in the world to be convicted of covering up child sex abuse
May. 21, 2018

Mass school shootings mostly happening in small-town America

Look no farther than small-town and suburban America to know where mass school shootings are most likely to occur
May. 21, 2018

Sentencing set for man who mailed fatal dose of cyanide

A Maine man convicted of mailing a fatal dose of cyanide to a suicidal Englishman is set to be sentenced in a case that has lingered in the courts for...
May. 21, 2018

New York Stock Exchange names first female leader

The New York Stock Exchange has named its first female leader in the history of the 226-year-old exchange
May. 21, 2018

Lawmakers to be allowed a review of Russia probe information

Top FBI, Justice Department officials agree to "review" highly classified information from Russia probe with lawmakers
May. 21, 2018

Today in History

Today in History
May. 21, 2018

Artist Robert Indiana, known for 'LOVE' series, dies at 89

Artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s 'LOVE' series, has died at his home in Maine
May. 21, 2018

Former Malaysian PM Najib questioned by anti-graft agency

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is being questioned by anti-corruption police about a graft scandal that could lead to criminal charges against him
May. 21, 2018

Florida city warns residents of power outage, zombies

Residents of a Florida city who received alerts about a power outage were also warned to look out for zombies
May. 21, 2018

Can the 'dealmaker' president deliver on North Korea?

Weeks from his North Korea summit, President Donald Trump is staring down a dealmaker's worst nightmare: overpromising and under-delivering
May. 21, 2018

CORRECTS: An Australian archbishop has become most senior cleric in the world convicted of covering up child sex abuse

CORRECTS: An Australian archbishop has become most senior cleric in the world convicted of covering up child sex abuse
May. 21, 2018

School shooting may not bring change to gun-loving Texas

Guns are so hard-wired into Texas culture that last week's deadly rampage at Santa Fe High School is considered unlikely to result in any significant restrictions on access to weapons...
May. 21, 2018

FBI, Justice to 'review' classified info sought by lawmakers

Top FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to meet with congressional leaders and "review" highly classified information related to the Russia investigation
May. 21, 2018

California may expand gun violence restraining order law

California lawmakers move to let school employees ask judges to temporarily strip gun rights from potentially dangerous people
May. 21, 2018

Protesters shut down commercial bridge linking Mexico, Texas

At least 200 demonstrators have blocked a major commercial bridge between Mexico and Texas to protest the disappearance of dozens of people in the Mexican border state of Tamaulipas
May. 21, 2018

Witnesses: Frantic effort to save officer who was run over

Authorities hunt for suspects after witness says Maryland police officer was run over by Jeep and fatally injured
May. 21, 2018

Classmates mourn deaths of 4 students killed in car crash

Students at a Massachusetts high school are mourning the deaths of four classmates who were killed in a car crash over the weekend
May. 21, 2018

UK lawmakers appeals to EU to help in Facebook probe

The head of Parliament's media committee has appealed to European lawmakers to put questions to Mark Zuckerberg on his behalf when the Facebook chief gives evidence Tuesday
May. 21, 2018

Judge appoints special prosecutor to decide on Greitens case

St. Louis judge says it will be up to a special prosecutor to decide whether the invasion-of-privacy case against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens moves forward
May. 21, 2018

The swamp: Playing all sides for a fortune in contracts

A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump and a senior adviser to a crown prince in the UAE ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for hundreds of millions...
May. 21, 2018

Pastor: Mental illness drove man to ram car into his family

A pastor says mental illness is what drove a North Carolina businessman to ram his sport utility vehicle into his family as they shared a meal at a restaurant
May. 21, 2018

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